***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** Good morning - As some of you may be aware, there is a Social Network Analysis Topical Interest Group (TIG) within the American Evaluation Association. As the new Program Chair of the TIG, I wanted to start efforts to build more interactions between the network and evaluation communities. For anyone who is already using network methods in evaluation work, I want to draw your attention to the upcoming deadline for presentation, panel, and poster submissions to Evaluation 2018: Speaking Truth to Power<https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.eval.org_p_cm_ld_fid-3D602&d=DwMFaQ&c=yHlS04HhBraes5BQ9ueu5zKhE7rtNXt_d012z2PA6ws&r=fcndb6eNite35Zw3UENCst4TPJf2AgB00pnZ3mPNDSk&m=FmWIoIl_vmbg0q22Q7sr61R0ACFKl2qpRklGTZifrrI&s=e6wRr_vT2bTj7znle0V5zeWosl3Uu6I6uu0qNOphUmo&e=>, the annual AEA conference. All submissions<https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.eval.org_p_cm_ld_fid-3D600&d=DwMFaQ&c=yHlS04HhBraes5BQ9ueu5zKhE7rtNXt_d012z2PA6ws&r=fcndb6eNite35Zw3UENCst4TPJf2AgB00pnZ3mPNDSk&m=FmWIoIl_vmbg0q22Q7sr61R0ACFKl2qpRklGTZifrrI&s=8QSVALAx_X9n85HKoXRR3vT7ZDV0QOLzltjzOMzI6Rw&e=> are due by 11:59pm ET on March 15th, and I wanted to encourage people to submit proposals to the SNA TIG! We're really excited about trying to enhance the rigor of network data collection and analysis within the field of program evaluation, and are hopeful that we can continue efforts to bridge these often disparate fields. If I can do it, I'm confident many of you can as well! Anyway, I just wanted to give a heads up to the listserv about our existence. Feel free to send me any questions! Thanks, and have a great weekend! Gregory [cid:[log in to unmask]] Gregory Phillips II, PhD, MS Assistant Professor Department of Medical Social Sciences Department of Preventive Medicine Director, Evaluation, Data Integration, and Technical Assistance (EDIT) Program Institute for Sexual and Gender Minority Health and Wellbeing Northwestern University 625 N. Michigan Ave. #14-043 Chicago, IL 60611 [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]> 312.503.3447 Pronouns: He/Him/His _____________________________________________________________________ SOCNET is a service of INSNA, the professional association for social network researchers (http://www.insna.org). To unsubscribe, send an email message to [log in to unmask] containing the line UNSUBSCRIBE SOCNET in the body of the message.